|Post office Founded||1905-04-01|
|• Mayor||Glen Ogilvy|
|• Town Manager||Susan Thompson|
|• Governing body||Aberdeen Town Council|
|• Total||1.95 km2 (0.75 sq mi)|
|• Density||310/km2 (800/sq mi)|
|Postal code||S0K 0A0|
Aberdeen was first settled by immigrants of Russian, English, Scottish and Ukrainian descent in the 1890s. The railway arrived in 1905.
Initial settlers in Aberdeen moved from Eastern and Atlantic Canada (of English or Scottish ancestry), Ukrainian immigrants (1898–1899) and Mennonite's (from Manitoba) in 1901.
The business on main street peaked in the early 1930s, until much of Main Street was destroyed by fire in 1937.
Careers and jobs
Most people commute to Saskatoon to work or farm in the area.
|Visible minorities and Aboriginal population|
|Canada 2006 Census||Population||% of Total Population|
|Visible minority group
|Mixed visible minority||0||0|
|Other visible minority||0||0|
|Total visible minority population||0||0|
|Total Aboriginal population||35||6.7|
Aberdeen Rec Complex
The Aberdeen Rec Complex is located in the town and consists of a Library, meeting room, ice rink, curling rink, bowling alley, dance studio, music room and meeting rooms.
SaskWater purchases water from the city of Saskatoon and then sells the water to the town of Aberdeen, that intern sells the water to local residents. This is facilitated through the use of a $4 Million pipeline that was completed in 2010.
- The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan | Details
- "2011 Community Profiles". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. July 5, 2013. Retrieved 2012-11-05.
- "2006 Community Profiles". Canada 2006 Census. Statistics Canada. March 30, 2011. Retrieved 2010-12-03.
- "2001 Community Profiles". Canada 2001 Census. Statistics Canada. February 17, 2012. Retrieved 2010-12-03.
- Community Profiles from the 2006 Census, Statistics Canada - Census Subdivision
- SaskEnterprise News taken from the Star Phoenix, April 17, 2010
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